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“To consult the rules of composition before making a picture is a little like consulting the law of gravitation before going for a walk.”
Edward Weston… 41 more words


“I would say to any artist: ‘Don’t be repressed in your work, dare to experiment, consider any urge, if in a new direction all the better.”

 Edward Weston



Last month, I wrote about Todd Henry’s concept of “Unnecessary Creativity” and one of the ideas he endorsed was Julia Cameron’s morning pages. The essence of morning pages is to write 3 hand-written pages of anything, first thing in the morning. 578 more words


Not the Camera Store One Usually Expects

Photographer Edward Weston said, “Photography suits the temper of this age – of active bodies and minds. It is a perfect medium for one whose mind is teeming with ideas, imagery, for a prolific worker who would be slowed down by painting or sculpting, for one who sees quickly and acts decisively, accurately.” 604 more words


Mekka fotograficzna - Point Lobos i Westonowie

Poskręcane gałęzie drzewa w Point Lobos, niedaleko Weston Beach, nazwanej tak na cześć Edwarda Westona, który prawie sto lat wcześniej robił tu piękne czarno-białe i przełomowe zdjęcia. 56 more words

My Own Images: Edward Weston

Here are some of my own images in the style of Edward Weston. A major focus here is on the beauty of texture, shape and form.

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Ending on an Up Note: What You're Suited For

Gretchen Rubin, blogging maven at The Happiness Project, has a wonderful series of short video stories. Here’s one that any teacher can enjoy.  Keep it handy for those moments when you’re asked why you do what you do.

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